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Allergy Test – Frequently Asked Questions

Tests are usually no more than 15 minutes and results are available shortly after.

Annual Physical – Frequently Asked Questions

You are encouarged to fast 6 hours prior, unless pregnant or directed otherwise by your doctor. While fasting you can have water, coffee, or tea. But no dairy creamers or sweetners (artifical or natural)

Blood Test – Frequently Asked Questions

It depends on the test. For Diabetes, lipid panel, gluose and A1C testing usually require a fast at least 4 hours prior. Check with your physician to see if fasting is necessary

Colonoscopy – Frequently Asked Questions

You must stop eating solid foods a day before the procedure. You need to drink the preparation for your colonoscopy a day before the prcedure. Four hours prior to the procedure, no food or water is consumed.

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Yes, you can proceed and just wear a tampon or pad.

The procedure itself routinely takes about 30 minutes, but you should plan on being in the office for 2-3 hours for preparation and waiting, the procedure and recovery.

Preparation for a colonoscopy is critical to the procedure which may need 3 days prior to your procedure. If your bowel is not sufficiently cleaned out, the doctor will not be able to see what we are screening you for or checking you out for like polyps, tumors, inflammations and infections. Please read your preparation instructions carefully and 3 days ahead of time AT LEAST.

Flexible Sigmoidoscopy – Frequently Asked Questions

Gastroscopy (EGD) – Frequently Asked Questions

The procedure itself routinely takes about 30 minutes, but you should plan on being in the office for 2-3 hours for preparation and waiting, the procedure and recovery.

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Infrared Coagulation (IRC) – Frequently Asked Questions

YES

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Clean the rectal area before the procedure to reduce the risk of infection. One of the ways to prepare for the procedure is by using enemas, such as Fleet or squeeze bottle enemas. These enemas work by introducing a small amount of liquid into the rectum, which helps to flush out any fecal matter and debris. Patients should not eat or drink anything after midnight the night before their procedure. This is to ensure that the stomach and intestines are empty during the procedure, which makes it easier for the doctor to access the hemorrhoids and reduce the risk of complications.

PIllCam Small Bowel Capsule Endoscopy – Frequently Asked Questions

Yes

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Should be completely out of your system in 30 days

We do not do pillcam on a patient with an implanted mechanical device like Pacemaker, IACD, Insulin Pumps since it may interfere with your device.

No MRIs within 30 days, It may set off airport security alarm PT should provide documentation of the pill cam procdure if looking to travel after procedure

USCIS/ Green Card Exam – Frequently Asked Questions

Before you can apply for a United States green card, you’ll need to have a specific medical exam. This exam can only be administered by an immigration doctor authorized by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).

Before you can apply for a United States green card, you’ll need to see an immigration doctor for them to give you a specific medical exam. This exam can only be administered by an authorized immigration doctor who is credentialed by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).

Form I-693. This is the form your doctor will fill out after you’ve had your exam. Government-issued photo ID. This could be a valid passport, driver’s license, or official state ID (for non-drivers). Anyone who is 14 years or younger must have an ID that clearly shows their name, date, place of birth, and the full names of their parents. Vaccination/immunization record. Your doctor will advise you if you need to have any additional vaccinations before applying for your green card. Debit, Credit or Cash payment. The cost for the USCIS medical exam can be paid with debit, credit or cash as it is a self pay service.

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